Climate Change

Climate Change

There is no Planet B
Feb
27
Super Cities №272—Climate’s Collective Alliance

Super Cities №272—Climate’s Collective Alliance

Collective action is only possible when members have determined that the benefits are greater than the costs.
2 min read
Feb
03
Super Cities №264—Neutrality Simply is Not Enough

Super Cities №264—Neutrality Simply is Not Enough

The future is not set, but our climate pathways are becoming clearer.
2 min read
Nov
24
Super Cities №258—How Climate Change Leads to War

Super Cities №258—How Climate Change Leads to War

Americans could face a horrifically grim future from climate change involving blackouts, disease, thirst, starvation and war.
1 min read
Oct
28
Super Cities №254—When Bigger is Not Better

Super Cities №254—When Bigger is Not Better

Did you know that, between 2010 and 2018, SUVs were the second largest contributor to the explosion in global carbon emissions?
1 min read
Sep
23
Super Cities №244—What To Learn From Kids

Super Cities №244—What To Learn From Kids

Adults use weasel words to impress, confuse, and obfuscate. We have an incredible ability to string together words that mean nothing at all. Kids know better.
1 min read
Sep
13
Super Cities №240—How Population Trends

Super Cities №240—How Population Trends

Of the nearly 9 billion people in the world, almost one-third live in China and India — two countries with the most polluted cities in the world.
1 min read
Aug
29
Super Cities №237—When Texas Goes Boom

Super Cities №237—When Texas Goes Boom

The Lone Star state will produce 10X the amount of oil and gas as Putin's Russia – and, to bring things closer to home, 4X more than Canada.
2 min read
Aug
13
Super Cities №233—Why Germany is Breaking Its Golden Rule

Super Cities №233—Why Germany is Breaking Its Golden Rule

According to Munich Re AG, insurable losses from fires, floods, and storms doubled last year. By its estimates, climate-related losses topped $140 billion in 2018. Climate costs will skyrocket in the coming decades as the world becomes insufferably hot, crowded, and urban.
2 min read
Aug
07
Super Cities №231—Why The World Is Thirsty

Super Cities №231—Why The World Is Thirsty

It is hard to imagine a more dystopian future than one where seventy-percent of the world lives in military-occupied cities with little food, no water, and burning temperatures.
3 min read
Jul
23
Super Cities №227—The Language of Climate Change

Super Cities №227—The Language of Climate Change

A recent study defined three core responses to climate change — mitigation, adaptation, and resilience — and explored how city leaders in the UK use them.
2 min read